Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1795-1860

GUSN

GUSN-18485

Description

One of pair of porcelain pitchers, light purple w/ Japanesque decoration of multi-colored bird perched on tree; gilded rim and foot; brown handle w/ 2 green bands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Japonaiserie
trees
Porcelain
Molded
Painted
Tin Glazed
Tree
Bird
Japonais
PITCHER

Inscription

Bottom: Impressed: ""DAVENPORT"" w/ anchor Stamped: ""DAVENPORT"" Painted: ""2699/10""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.5 x 5 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.509.2